Two parts of the same……

Posted: June 30, 2014 in Uncategorized

Two worlds collide

I conjure up sinister thoughts. A true dark side. Daily, I have to be quelled. Quietened. I have to be switched off to disguise myself from the outside world, in order for my host to speak civilly to people, to engage in conversation with family, friends, colleagues and Joe public, in order to get through a typical day without me showing up and displaying his true colours. I live in a world where bad things happen, where it’s grey and dire, where it’s always dark, where there’s always a menacing smirk across my face as I think up my next devious thought.

Fortunately, I have a dependable, although rather meek and timid alter ego. He’s my host. His name is Stephen Cresswell. I’ve never met him face to face. I don’t really want to because he makes me puke. His ‘nicely nicely’ approach to life warrants a slap. I’d do it if I could, yet I’m just his subconscious. No, not his subconscious. I’m his gut. I’m his inner being. I’m his inner devil. He’ll never show me to the outside world. He’ll never tell you anything about me. Oh, wait a minute…Yes he has. I’m his Jason Taylor. I’m his creation in word form. What I think deep in his DNA has finally been expressed in his debut novel ‘Checkmate’. I finally have made my views known. Christ, it only took 37 years.

Now…

What else can I do???  

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s